Vectrus HVAC SUPERVISOR in Kuwait

POSITION SUMMARY:

Supervise the daily operations of the Public Works Department Facilities Maintenance Branch HVAC Shop. Will be the Subject Matter Expert (SME) for HVAC/R systems on assigned Camp. The HVAC Supervisor provides technical/operational guidance and supervision to the HVAC leads & HVAC technicians to ensure compliance with the Performance Work Statement (PWS) for the following functions:installation, inspection, maintenance and trouble-shooting of industrial HVAC equipment such as boilers and chillers, light commercial units to include, package, DX and split units and residential units to include split, mini-split and window units.

MAJOR JOB ACTIVITIES:

·Assist the O&M Manager in providing a safe and secure workplace

·Oversees the HVAC preventive maintenance and corrective service program

·Supervise HVAC personnel and participate in the installation, maintenance, and repair of refrigeration and air conditioning systems to ensure that the work performed is in compliance with the PWS, blueprints, manufacturer specifications, and written/verbal instructions

·Plan, schedule, and assign work and crews to ensure adequate resources for efficient performance of duties

·Monitor jobs to ensure quality and compliance with standards, update HVAC records, report on performance, and resolve issues

·Provides leadership and mentors personnel to develop appropriate skillsets

·Maintains vehicles, tools and equipment serviceability statuses

·Uses a Computerized Maintenance Management System (CMMS) database to track work orders, request material and update work order statuses as needed

·Conducts training on safety and other programs

·Provides reports on safety, quality, and maintenance issues

·Performs other duties as assigned

MATERIAL & EQUIPMENT DIRECTLY USED:

·Operates office equipment; PC computer and printer, fax machine, calculator, and reproduction machines

·Microsoft Office applications (Word, PowerPoint, Excel, Outlook)

·CMMS database (Maximo)

WORKING ENVIRONMENT:

Duties will involve the conduct of work in the outdoors with a potential exposure to extreme climatic conditions including frequent dust storms, and high temperatures – up to 130F degrees in the summer months.Potential exposure to chemical or biological agents could exist.Employee use of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) in certain areas is required.Such PPE includes but is not limited to head, foot, hand, torso, respiratory, vision and hearing protective devices.Normal work week is 48 hours, but must be able to work overtime as required

PHYSICAL ACTIVITIES:

Work may require lifting, stooping, climbing, prolonged standing, prolonged sitting, and working with or in areas where a potential could exist for exposure to physical, chemical or biological agents.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

Education/Certifications:One year related experience may be substituted for one year of education, if degree is required.

·Must possess a high school diploma or equivalent

·HVAC/R Trade certification or proof of training/competency

·EPA Section 608 Universal Certification required

·Mechanical knowledge of machines and tools, including their designs, uses, repair, and maintenance

·A valid US Driver’s License and the ability to obtain a U.S. Government Motor Vehicle Operator’s License and Kuwait Driver’s License are required.

·Must have excellent communication skills in English, both written and oral

Experience:

·Minimum ten (10) years of experience in HVAC field or related area with at least three (3) years in a leadership role

·Advanced knowledge in principles of refrigeration, heating, and air handling

·Knowledge and skill in hand tools and diagnostic equipment used in maintenance and repair

·Ability to read and interpret documents such as schematics, safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions and procedure manuals

Skills:

1.Knowledge and understanding of the US Army Public Works system and procedures is preferred

2.Knowledge of the US Army supply and procurement process is preferred

3.Ability to demonstrate leadership and management skills in a professional demeanor

4.Ability to work effectively with employees and management of all levels to include multi-national staff, superiors, and senior military officers

5.Strong interpersonal and negotiation skills

6.Collaborative work style fostering cooperation and teamwork

7.Ability to handle confidential company and employee information with complete discretion

8.Ability to prioritize responsibilities in order to handle a demanding workload

9.Ability to anticipate internal client needs

10.Proficient in Word, Excel, Power Point and Outlook applications

11.High-level organization and planning skills so workflow is managed efficiently and accurately

12.Ability to read, analyze, and interpret reports/documents

SUPERVISORY/BUDGET RESPONSIBILITIES:

Will supervise the HVAC section on assigned Camp.

Job: Technical Specialty/Skilled Trade

Title: HVAC SUPERVISOR

Location: Kuwait

Requisition ID: KBO001033

Clearance Level required at Start Date: SF85P

Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time

We are committed to an inclusive and diverse workplace that values and supports the contributions of each individual. This commitment along with our common Vision and Values of Integrity, Respect, and Responsibility, allows us to leverage differences, encourage innovation and expand our success in the global marketplace. Vectrus is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, protected veteran status or status as an individual with a disability. EOE/Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran.